The MSc in Power Engineering and Sustainable Energy equips you with a sound knowledge of semiconductor devices and technologies, advanced power electronics, and advanced power systems.
You will also learn about renewable energy generation technologies, wide band gap electronics, energy harvesting, solar cells and biofuels.
Growing concerns about greenhouse gas emission and global warming mean the subject of power engineering and sustainable energy has never been more vital.
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WHY POWER ENGINEERING AND SUSTAINABLE ENERGY AT SWANSEA?
The College of Engineering has an established global reputation for pioneering research and teaching in electrical and electronics energy, and advanced semiconductor materials.
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The College of Engineering has an international reputation for electrical and electronics research for energy and advanced semiconductor materials and devices.
Exciting new developments such as wide band gap electronics, energy harvesting, solar cells and biofuels are discussed and recent developments in power electronics will be highlighted.
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YOUR POWER ENGINEERING AND SUSTAINABLE ENERGY EXPERIENCE
Your studies will have a strong focus on advanced power systems and state-of-the-art semiconductor technologies.
Conventional and renewable energy generation technologies will also be explored, together with developments in fields such as wide band gap electronics, solar cells and energy harvesting.
The College of Engineering has an international community of over 500 postgraduate students and 120 research staff.
You will have access to our on-site library, open 24 hours a day, advanced laboratories, a year-round programme of guest lectures, and dedicated postgraduate work rooms.
What it’s like being a postgraduate Engineering student at Swansea
POWER ENGINEERING AND SUSTAINABLE ENERGY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates of the Power Engineering and Sustainable Energy MSc degree at Swansea are strongly positioned for specialist employment.
Your future could lie in any of the following roles:
- Control and instrumentation engineer
- Electrical engineer
- IT consultant
- Network engineer
- Systems analyst
- Engineering geologist
Careers and Employability
Swansea Employability Academy (SEA) will support you at each stage of your career journey helping you build a bright future.
Our career support services include:
- Employability workshops, employers’ talks, bespoke events and careers fairs
- Individual advice and guidance from professionally qualified Careers Advisers
- Help with finding jobs, internships, work placements and volunteering opportunities
- Access to information resources on a wide range of career management topics
- Funding to support student internship opportunities and Student Society/Club events.
We also provide help and advice for Swansea University Alumni up to two years after you graduate.